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, baltimore community activists are gathering to show support for the teachers. sherrie johnson is live with more on why they are supporting the teachers. >> reporter: they definitely want to get out there and show support. they will be here this afternoon about 3:30 p.m., they will have a picket line at the direction of cold spring lane and falls road in north baltimore. we are here in front of western high school, this is where they are going to hit the streets if the picket line and want to support teachers defying big business and mayor. they want to support those making sacrifices for students, teachers, workers and communities everywhere. a judge scheduled a hearing on a possible injunction to end the chicago teachers strike for wednesday at 10:30 a.m., city attorneys filed a brief. the union is deciding whether to end the walkout if delegates call off the strike, students could be in class by wednesday. labor and education experts have called it a good deal for the union, including pay raises in a bad economy and appeals process for new teacher evaluations. >> it's straight forwa
are looking at a 15 minute ride southbound from 695 todowntown baltimore. the beltway in great shape. typical ride 11 minutes on the outer loop from 95 all the way up to 83. and no delays on the west side traveling the outer loop from 795 down towards 95. that stretch will take you 11 minutes as well. megan and charley, over to you. >>> if you a parent of multiple children, odds are you are accused of having a favorite. >> i don't have a favorite i know my parents love my sister. the blogger father now is under fire for publically admitting that yes, he does have a favorite child. buzz bishop wrote about how he prefers one son over the other saying he finds him to be "more fun" and when he he posted it parents started to weigh in shocked that he would say such a thing. >> all right. so let us know what you think. is it wrong to admit you have a favorite child inform you are aparent of multiples. go in and weigh in on the debate and if you've favorite kid or two, let us know. >>i don't know how you could have a favorite. >> no way you could possibly admit to having a favorite. >> -- favoritewa
-- carroll county and some to the south and west of baltimore, moving towards the north and east. heaviest in york, pennsylvania, lancaster, if you are heading towards that area, be careful, there are flood watches and warnings. temperature wise, we are very warm, 73, 75 easton, 74 sykesville. nothing stirring the atmosphere. through 9:00, 79 degrees and 83 by lunchtime. >>> good morning, everybody. let's get to the boards, 795s down towards 695, it meets 70, looking good. green on the screen. few construction delays to report. no speed sensors, indicating everything going good. this is along sinclair lane. near the highway seeing construction this early morning, that should slow you up. towards the tunnels, dealing with issues with road construction. outside for a live shot. this is the approach. looking good, headed towards the 695, looking good. another check of traffic in less than ten minutes. >>> police are searching for a teenager. >> believed to be behind a has mat situation that forced people out of their homes in parkville. linda so is live with the latest and what do police thi
. bring a jacket as you head off to work. we have trouble in northeast baltimore, a crash on york at belvedere. if you are using the jfx, no delays from 695, all the way downtown to east fayette. that stretch, normal ride, 11 minutes. a live look at the topside, towson, delaney, nothing to get in you way from bel air up to 83. traffic is starting to pick up on the west side. here is a live picture at wilkins avenue, inner and outer loop picking up from 795, towards 95. that's a look at time saver traffic. >>> maybe fall but the threat of west nile virus is not over. linda so is here with the latest. what is happening to protect people, communities affected by this? >> another round of spraying for mosquitos, this time in arundel county. a case of west nile was detected there. the spray willing happen at 7:30, crews will spray october first, the same thing happening in baltimore, spraying for mosquitos in parts of pikesville at 7:30 tonight, again on october 1st. you should stay inside for 30 minutes until after the spraying happens. linda so, abc2 news. >>> parents we have importa
, nothing to get in your way up towards 83. that's a look at your time save traffic. >>> baltimore ravens beat the new england patriots 31-30. if you read torey smith's tweets, this was a man who was in a lot of pain. if you saw him on the field you know he is a warrior. the wide receiver played with everything he had, following the death of his younger brother. linda so has more from smith this morning, what he has to say. >> the support he has received from his teammates and fans has meant so much and told people about his brother's death on twitter, that's his account on sunday morning, since then, his account has been flooded with well wishes from fans. he played the game for his brother, 19 year old kevin jones died before midnight when a motorcycle crushed in to a utility pole in virginia. alcohol was not a factor. smith traveled to virginia to be with his family, he got an hour of sleep before the game and made the decision to play when he got to the stadium. he is glad he did. in the second quarter smith scored a touchdown and after the game he says it was for his younger brother
, the father. >> reporter: a final farewell to the man who brought football back to baltimore and a look back at the legacy of art modell is only missing a calling from canton and a place in the hall of fame eye think his con -- >> i think his contributions are extraordinairey. i don't like to take positions on that but there are very few who have contributed what he has. >> reporter: the nfl commissioner recalls the former ravens owner as a legend and visionary, moving his team to another conference to achieve a merger of the two leagues and promoting monday night football when virtually no one thought this would work. >> art convinced them that it would work and said i'll take the first one and show you. just give me nay -- nay math at home. >> paying their last respects to a father figure. >> well done. at the end of the day, well done, my good and faithful servant. rest in peace. >> reporter: it's a point not locked upon modell's son john. >> the story could not be told without the recognition. that recognition may come but that won't be his greatest legacy. no. because my father is alrea
was shot and killed while walking to school here this morning. >> another beautiful night across baltimore but how long will the streak last? stay tuned for the forecast. >> you know them. they are the ones who don't watch what they eat or drink but still don't gain weight. blame it on the bacteria. the news starts right now. >> we start with new information, 70-year-old norman gate wood charged with breaking the law that let his grandson get his gun. a 13-year-old rode the bus to school with a gun. when he showed it off during class the teacher was quick to wrestle it away, pin him down until more help arrived. nobody was shot but everybody was scared. >> i understand it was just a fight at the school there was a lockdown. seemed road there was a lockdown for the school on a fight. so i immediately rushed up and shortly after that got the kids out. >> reporter: the teacher is being praised for putting her life on the line to protect her students. that make itself to gun stories in two weeks in baltimore. >> parents you want to know if your child will be safe . >> reporter: there are t
to expect. >> reporter: it's never as quiet in downtown baltimore as it is right now after those cars have been running all day and now they have stopped for the night. you can expect changes including possibly not as many people as there were last weekend. however, the supporters say the fact that the city and group were able to make it happen against long odds still has to be considered a victory. the noise level won't be any different. the experience might be. this year it's a game of managing expectation was predictions that attendance won't be as high as last year's 150,000. it's to be expected, the race on baltimore group came together and saved the race just a few months ago. >> we will see six thousand i think. >> a small dip in numbers and i think that will happen. we gave them one hundred days and look what they did. >> reporter: naysayers had to wrong they say. >> by sunday the street also be packed. >> reporter: he expects business to speed up through the weekend. >> the businesses is fantastic. we paid our rent in two shifts last year. i don't know who you have been talkin
in -- >> ontario. >> this is his first time here. >> welcome to baltimore. >> what do you like about our city? >> great city. great walking on the harbor. we had a blast. great people, always helpful. >> friendly? >> very friendly. >> we owe you one. >> where would you tell him to go if he had a couple more hours? >> maybe whitley's. >> what do you think? >> maybe. >> watch this. we just met. his wife, mary jo, used to have an uncle sal who used to run the court commissioner's office in towson. am i right? >> yes. >> thanks for coming. you got a great city. do you know toronto is the next most popular city next to rome. >> yes. >> another handshake here. >> go o's. >> keep the hat on. all right. orioles tonight 7:05 against the jays from toronto. the orioles have to win, right? tell mary jo i said -- said hello. show your orange pride. we're seeing crowley shirts. we're seeing adam jones shirts, brooks shirts. show off your prize -- shirts. we'll see uptonight at 6:00. >> all right. thanks a lot, jamie. >>> well, you know, every time you go to the airport, it seems like the lines are the same
being shot by a baltimore county police officer. police say that the officer attempted to question the driver about a stolen vehicle yesterday morning. but the man took off. nearly hitting that officer. well, that's when the officer shot at him. police have found that suspect who they say he was in lying in a parking lot at catonsville high school. that officer right now is on administrative leave. >>> all right, you don't have them in your wallet i'm guessing but we are talking about the penny and one vermont sports store no longer accepting them. the owner says customers they don't seem to mind. he says it's not going to change the way the merchandise is bought or paid for. >> it doesn't matter to them really. check transactions, credit card transactions, nothing is changed. they still to pay to the cent and on cash transactions they are frequently getting a few extra cents back and they save a few cents. >> i don't want the pennies anyway really. they just kind of jingle in my pocket or end up on the couch or the rug and i have to pick them up when i vacuum. >> still money thoug
the first home game of the season, baltimore is a 2-team city, instead of a typical purple friday, stephanie rawlings blake declared today orange orange friday. for everything orioles, about how it feels to be a fan and the great pictures, showing orioles pride, head to abc2news.com/sports and click on the orioles tab. >>> i want purple and orange. here is what is going on this afternoon. we were mild. look at temperatures across town. 88 in the city. most spots in to the 80s this afternoon. dew point in to the 70 mark. 96 feels like in the inner harbor. it feels hot, not for september standards. maryland's most popular doppler, a spot shower and storm, north of baltimore county. towards the wests another strong storm moving north of washington county, it's about the complex of storms over ohio. you see severe thunderstorm watches and warnings this is a cold front that's going to be pushing in our direction. >>> a day after his death, former ravens owner's son is speaking out for the first time. david and his brother john were by their father's side for his final moments at johns hopkins ho
baltimore city streets. we will hear from fans and their excitement following the second grand prix race. those stories straight ahead on this monday september 3rd. good morning i am charley crowson. >> i am megan pringle. happy labor day. hopefully you are up early and you have the day off. if you do, you want to know how the weather is going to be. >> lynette is standing by with a look at the forecast you did good this weekend. >> i tried. we have a few showers but for the most part the weekend was on the dry side. maryland's most powerful radar and on this labor day we are seeing a few showers work their way into the picture especially around cecil county this morning. elkton you can see along i-95 around port deposit. all this is going to move off towards the north and east but you could see another round going into the morning and the afternoon so scattered showers off and on throughout the day. we will see plenty of cloud around for today as well. right now, the temperatures in middletown 71 degrees. 75 in edgewater and northville coming in at 71. temperatures have been held up bec
, no delays but the roads are going to be slick. that will be the case in baltimore county. a live look at the harrisburg expressway, knot way, north of the beltway. an 1 minute ride, traveling southbound from 695, all the way downtown to east fayette street. the beltway, no delays from parkville, up towards towson, the west side, that will remain clear. no problems traveling that outer loop from 795, towards 95, you are looking at an 11 minute ride. meagan, over to you. >>> the chicago teachers strike still on after both sides appeared headed to a resolution at the end of last week, now it turns out, mayor rob emmanuel is appealing to ends the strike. activists are supporting the chicago teachers. sherrie johnson is live this morning with what is happening in our area. >> reporter: a group of activists will be coming out here this afternoon, right here at the intersection of cold spring and falls road in front of western high school. basically, they will hit the picket line, after that, they will have a news conference, talking about their show of support for chicago teachers. they wan
are be nice and clear now as well. we have a crash in northwest baltimore. this one is going the be on reisterstown road at prim rose avenue. if you are traveling on 695, traffic is stating to pick up. here is a live look outside. baltimore national pike, the outer loops starting to jam up a little bit. nothing out of the ordinary, though. as we head over to parkville, no problems to report on the outer loop towards 83 and inner loop collie as well towards 95. >>> ravens are celebrating a win after playing host to the patriots in a rematch of last season's afc title game. baltimore lost that one 23-20 on a missed field goal, seconds remaining. last night, all about pay back, this time, a much different story. justin tucker, 27 yards out, eeks it in. ravens win this one barely by inches. 31-30 the final score. it was app emotional night for smith. he was on the field hours after learning his younger brother died and this morning, linda so is here with how he made it through the game. >> the support he received from teammates and fans meant so much. he told people about his bro
wearing a cape. brian kuebler talked to him. >> reporter: he is called the baltimore batman. you probably know him as the man who streaked through m&t bank stadium during the dpai. mark harvey sat down with us to talk about the method behind this madness. the only people in the crowd who knew what was about to happen is harvey and his buddy who shot the video. harvey disappears into the stands only to reappear on the gridiron in a cape and batman box are briefs. batman entertained with the crab dance, and whatever this move is, but eventually batman would be no match for security. harvey would spend the night at central booking dressed almost as he was arrested. >> they took my cape and hat, but i was dressed like this. the shorts i had on -- i don't know how they got them. i had my shorts and they actually gave me my own private cell. people walked by snapping pictures of me in jail. >> reporter: the pictures, he hopes reveals what monday night and this interview does. don't be a bully, it reads. be a super hero. a cause he picked up after seeing stories about bullying students
and they will be on the field tonight when baltimore plays host to the winless cleveland browns. news of the deal began circulating shortly after midnight and most analysts say they weren't at all surprised especially when you see the problems that have been mounting on a weekly basis. you had issued from games running longer, replacement refs popping up on facebook wearing their favorite teams gear. obviously things came to a head monday night with a botched game ending reception interception call involving the sea hawks and the green way packers. seattle won that game but the greenway defender, he intercepted the ball. we seek improvement in every year including officiating. this agreement will make officiating better. the teams players, and fans want both efficiency and quality in the officiating. that from roger goodell. your deal includes improved pay and pension packages for the referees and they can assign them to games in they choose. the nfl zebras are returning to the field tonight, their first assignment the ravens playing host to the browns. >>> 4:3 #,33, this morning, two -- 4:33 this morn
this happens everywhere. >> reporter: as baltimore county police point out as they are often quick to do, they do not believe it is a random murder. they offered that aassurance but no concrete reason as to why. detectives say the grandson may know something but he is missing. investigators are interested in talking with him but stop short of defining that level of interest. >> it's preliminary to say whether he was a person of interest. >> it would be of interest to neighbors wondering why police believe this was targeted and who in their right mind would murder an elderly couple. in pikesville, abc2 news. >> a double shooting sent two men to the hospital. one victim was shot in the back. the other man was shot in the head and the back and flown to shock trauma in critical condition. there were more than 20 bullet casings around the crime scene. some of those who live in the community say they still feel safe to live there. >> i'm sorry that it happened, but i don't think that would be a regular thing that's going on in east port. i really don't. >> police said neither man lived in that
post wrote the casino behind the ads is... "most concerned with its own bottom line." and the baltimore sun says it "doesn't have maryland... taxpayers' interests at heart." so when you see these ads remember... they're about what's good for west virginia's casino... not maryland. vote for maryland jobs and schools. vote for question seven. >>> the maryland dream act will appear on your ballot in november. it's designed to help some undocumented immigrants go to college at the in-state discounted rate. what those fraand against the -- for and against the ballot proposal are doing this week. >> reporter: you are looking at our future leaders. high school students who will not have an official say, but who are still involved. >> i am open minded to the struggles of other people. >> reporter: through the direction of the non-profit group the intersection they are going to speak out on maryland ballots. they will knock on several thousand doors and hold a news conference. >> we believe that every child in maryland deserves a high- quality education. >> reporter: on the same night, they got
of last season's afc title game. baltimore lost the game 23-20 on a last second missed field goal. last night the game down to the wire again. flacco threw for 382 yards, three touchdowns. tucker picked the field goal as time expired. 31-30 ravens. first time the pats have lost in baltimore since 1983. pretty incredible. the win was huge for ravens fans. also, for wide receiver smith. that game more than just football. >> he was playing with a heavy heart and it showed. grief stricken smith on the sideline. linda so is here with exactly how the wide receiver is dealing with the loss of his brother, how he coped on the field. >> he says back in the game is helping him a lot and support he received from teammates and fans has gone a long why. he plied yesterday's game for his brother, 19-year-old jones, died before midnight sunday when haze motorcycle crashed in to a utility pole in virginia. alcohol was not a factor and he was wearing a helmet. smith traveled to virginia to be with his family and got an hour of sleep before the game and made the decision to play when he got to the stadiu
news' sherrie johnson is live this morning in northeast baltimore with the story and what's the latest on the investigation? >> reporter: okay, right now megan, police are still searching for a suspect in this shooting. so that investigation continues. now we are told that classes are set to resume this morning after the campus was on lockdown yesterday and evening classes were also canceled because of the shooting. but they are set to resume classes this morning. this all happened yesterday about 4:15 p.m. witnesses say the victim was inside the morgan state student center playing pool. he was shot inside the student center and he collapsed outside the building. investigators don't think the victim or the gunman were students at morgan state and right now many students are concerned leading to questions about how easy it can be for outsiders to come in and cause trouble. >> i heard a gunshot or like a big noise. so now i came out here to check and i found out it was him on the ground and he was bleeding. >> reporter: not yet released the name of the victim. they're also still searchin
in baltimore at 77 degrees. we are very humid once again. and this is what it looks like for your hour-by-hour forecast. we will be at 88 degrees. that's the high with some thunderstorms. let's get a check now of the traffic with mike. good morning. >>reporter: good morning, lynette, good morning, everybody. we'll take you right to the boards and show you a lot of tieups on 95 southbound between exits 64 and 67. also starting to see some delays at 795 to 695. that's due to a disabled vehicle early on . outside we go, we'll take a live shot, 695 at bel aire road, things are starting to become mighty congested. megan. >>> before we head off to new york and send you back to "good morning america," we do want to remind you about a programming change. next week starting september 10th, katie couric's new show debuts in baltimore on abc 2. that happens at 4:00, and then abc 2 news at 5:00 and 6:00 follows with jamie kos stelo and kelly swoap. we're going to send you back to new york. we'll have another update in about 30 minutes. hi. yes? you know those delicious granola bunches in honey bu
back now. a season of monday night football under way. the baltimore ravens destroying the cincinnati bengals. >> ugly. >> joe flacco, 299 yard, two tds. 44-13, ravens win. late game, closer. in the end the san diego chargers had too much offense for their hosts. the oakland raiders. san diego wins it on the road. 22-1467 2 22-14. >> week two of the "world news now" nfl picks competition. eight teams we didn't feature in week one the see our picks friday morning on facebook, wnnfans.com and make your own. the commissioner, noted the nfl season started last wednesday. giants/cowboys. week one. week one started wednesday. just ended tuesday morning, 1:30 eastern with the game. six days. >> longest nfl week ever. by the way i understand you are wing the nfl. >> me and the nation. >> you and the nation. >> killing it right now. >> go figure. >> yeah. >> coming up, important news for insomniac parents waiting for crying babies to fall asleep at this hour. >> breaks my heart to hear the babies crying. the ominous threat from the heart of terrorist territory, the taliban targeting prince har
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